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Amazon fires caused by NGO brigade, Bolsonaro alleges

The President of Brazil has not provided evidence in support of his allegation while environmentalists called it flippant and irresponsible

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IIT to monitor man-animal conflict following ‘cow in class’ video

The Director has constituted a committee to look into the ‘human versus animal’ conflict issue on campus, an IIT spokesperson said.

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40% people in Delhi, 14% in Mumbai feel unsafe: Survey by Ford Foundation-supported Praja

A series of articles published in 2014 had exposed the modus operandi of Ford Foundation-financed NGOs like Praja

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Kudankulam: From interference by Christian NGOs to lack of manpower and India-Russia coordination

Chennai: Years after it was alleged that vested interests were blocking the setting up of the Kudankulam civilian nuclear facility with noisy activism to safeguard American interests — because its reactors are Russian — the plant has still not been able to make a permanent arrangement to dispose of radioactive waste. On Monday, the Supreme Court […]

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पॉक्सो एक्ट में संशोधन को स्वयंसेवी संगठनों ने बताया ऐतिहासिक फैसला

नई दिल्ली—स्वयंसेवी संगठन ‘सम्पूर्णा’ ने बाल यौन अपराध संरक्षण अधिनियम (पॉक्सो एक्ट) में संशोधन करने के केंद्र सरकार के कदम की सराहना करते हुए इसे ऐतिहासिक कदम बताया है। ‘सम्पूर्णा’ की संस्थापक अध्यक्ष डॉ. शोभा विजेंद्र ने कहा कि स्वतंत्र भारत के इतिहास में प्रधानमंत्री नरेन्द्र मोदी ने देश में छोटी बच्चियों के खिलाफ होने […]

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Israel issues travel ban on 20 NGOs over pro-Palestinian boycotts

Tel Aviv: Israel’s Ministry of Strategic Affairs published a list of 20 specific non-government organizations (NGOs) now forbidden to enter the country. These organizations were associated with the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement (BDS), which supports boycotts of Israel as a state and other actions as a means of protesting Israel’s treatment of Palestine. “Forming the list is another step […]